Innovation and Technology - Articles and news items
The UK must close emerging skills gaps in the transport sector says Transport Systems Catapult (TSC) following publication of its Intelligent Mobility Skills Strategy report.
Cyber security, virtual reality and machine learning will drive the future of transport says Jayne Diffin, Head of Innovation at the Transport Research Laboratory, as the organisation reveals research projects being delivered over the coming year…
Industry news • 16 September 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
In a new trial, Keolis has issued its technicians with virtual reality glasses enabling quick and efficient maintenance of the Boston, Mass. commuter rail system.
Industry news • 8 August 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Operator RATP and Nokia have successfully completed the first ‘real-world’ trial of 4G LTE technology on Line 14 of the Paris Metro.
In this webinar, we discuss the transformation of operations and passenger services through the application of innovative technology for real-time broadband communications…
Making informed IoT enabled transportation decisions regarding the implementation, evolution, and integration of rail solutions, so municipalities can take advantage of the power of data-driven transportation. In this webinar, experts at Kontron will address these tough issues to ensure your solution is application-ready saving yourself time and money…
The Queen has announced annual government legislation detailing the Modern Transport Bill and the Bus Services Bill for England.
High-speed tests have been carried out on Hyperloop, a new form of transportation which could revolutionise the way we travel.
Industry news • 24 February 2016 • IBDiM
The sixth edition of the Transport Research Arena – TRA2016 conference will this time take place in the dynamic city of Warsaw and follow Göteborg, Ljubljana, Brussels, Athens and Paris in less than two months’ time…
Industry news • 5 January 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
The CityVerve Project has won a £10m Government-led technology competition which includes plans to introduce talking bus stops in Manchester. The project, aimed at improving services for Manchester residents using Internet of Things (IoT) technology, has been chosen as winner of the £10 million Government funded competition. The CityVerve Project includes plans to introduce talkative […]
Transport Extra • 3 November 2015 • Innovate UK
Innovate UK discusses the importance of open data in establishing transport intermodality and its role in meeting the public transport demands of a technologically savvy 24/7 society. Imagine an advanced inter-connected public transport network that connects people quickly and reliably, a network that makes ticketing, routing and access to different modes of transport easier to […]
Industry news • 28 July 2015 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
The Smart Ticketing Alliance and GlobalPlatform have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish an interoperable framework for smart ticketing in the public transport sector.
Industry news • 23 July 2015 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Transport Systems Catapult (TSC) has announced the opening of its ‘Visualisation laboratory’ designed improve the UK transport network.
News • 26 June 2015 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
A speed technology trial designed to increase safety on London’s roads will be installed on 47 buses during July 2015.